Globally 1.2 billion people live without power, 827 million of them live in africa, 550 million in sub Saharan Africa. To meet their power needs, they turn to gasoline , noisy, expensive, polluting gasoline. The best alternative is solar energy which unfortunately is too expensive for the average African often costing up to 2500$ for a system. Ardu-iot is an emergency power Bach up system equipped with a 1000w inverter and a 300w solar panel it supplies clean and reliable energy. It also allows the user to control and monitor home appliances and security devices(smart locks, security cameras etc).it is made affordable for the African market due to the fact that we choose to adopt a pay as you use policy where the owner pays an initial fee of 70$ then a daily fee of 50cents for the next five years , then it becomes his.